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can. >> much different from yesterday in ocean city, maryland. let's look at what sandy did out there. >> not a pretty picture. brianne carter was there during the height of the storm over night and is joining us now this morning with an update. >> good morning. when we weren't at the height of the storm last night and you could hear the wind howling. it seems we are still experiencing some very strong wind gusts down here. a lot to contend with in ocean city this morning. we do have light rain falling but it's much colder today and the wind gusting heavily and cutting right through you. there will be a lot to clean up in ocean city over the next couple days. look behind me and you can see one of those benches on the boardwalk. these were bolted down to the boardwalk. the wind and water pushed them down several streets. this is a similar sights all across the boardwalk in ocean city. there's more damage just in this block. look at this fence from the hotel swimming pool, dangling in the wind. they will have to repair that. we have seen several like this along the boardwalk today. the
with in with you. conditions have steadily been declining in ocean city, maryland. greg brianne carter joins us from the shore with the latest. some waves crashing overall. >> the concern in ocean city is the flooding and how much we will see over the next 24 hours. along the beach, looked at the scene behind us. incredible. we are seeing this. at this point between 16th street and 17th streets along the boardwalk, we're not seeing much of a beach. we're seeing some flooding against many of the hotel that had sandbags against the first floors in ocean city. talking about the response, we expect to get an update from ocean city officials about 10:00 this morning on the condition and the efforts underway. already this morning we have seen ocean city police and members of the national guard driving along the boardwalk to check out the conditions and to make sure nobody is out here this morning. that is the big concern, for safety and for flooding out here. talking about that in general, we have mandatory evacuations for areas south of this point where we are. 8:00 last night is when there were tol
get past 17, getting a area, movinglm well, rolling along at speed from dale city to the occoquan. avenal on the beltway in maryland. a live look at the american legion bridge. inner loop and outer loop travel delays.d speed and no eastbound travel, montgomery county is clear all the way to 95. back to you. >> thank you. 69 degrees. facebook giving you a new way content, but it e with a pr ♪ [ male announcer ] the first look...is only the beginning. ♪ ♪ introducing a stunning work of technology. ♪ introducing the entirely new lexus es. and the first ever es hybrid. this is the pursuit of perfection. and the first ever es hybrid. i'll have the build your own burger with a...n? sunny-side up egg, jack cheese, jill. and, uh... make it a doue. inspiration can come from anywhere. build your own burgers are now at denny's. >> you are watching abc 7's "good morning washington" with cynne simpson and steve chenevey. this is "good morning washington," on your side. our top stories. taxes, deficits, jobs, health -- takingaking staged center stage. romney came off as aggressive the 9
people's mouths. some members of d.c. city mindil would not of sugaryg the size drinks sold in d.c. >> similar to a restriction that passed in new york city. john gonzalez is live in northwest with more details. >> good morning. , 64 is a supervision gulp of soft drinks, 750 super big gulp. a couple council members have clear they want these large drinks to be banned in the district. council members michael brown debtincent orange a greek they would agree on a ban of any drinks larger than about 16 ounces. the drink i'm holding a 64 ounces. york city there's a restriction already. the board of health as a ban on d drinks and restaurants and movie theaters. grocery and convenience stores are exempt. soft-drink companies will have a say, it added to file an injunction if it goes into effect in march. but want to file an injunction fact. march, in council member mary cheh has vocal, saying that it is a question of nutrition and .ealth it's important to mention there any movement to introduce legislation in district. it appears at least three on board ifers are introduced.is reportin
as holiday. eight years after the team arrived in d.c. from montreal, a celebration of a likes the city has not seen in 80 years. washington nationals fans have waited a lifetime for this. >> i was not expecting a winning season. it's been a pleasant surprise. the team lost the game, but fans and players found out that second place atlanta had lost to pittsburgh, allowing washington to clinch the national league east division. get better than that. lost, but we still clinched. >> 96 wins so far. hard to believe a d.c. team that finished with more wins shotlosses actually has a finish with the best record in baseball. >> we want to have three more of these. we want to get the trophy. >> the 19-year-old ces harper tweeted tour de france after the game, thanking them. .tweeted to the fans >> we appreciate it. stay with abc 7 for continuing coverage of the amazing season. and there's more on our website, wjla.com. >> new this morning, one person afterto the hospital to escapeom a window a town house fire. it started after midnight on new britain circle in manassas. people were checked out at th
levels for years. the closure is part of an with city officials and a houston-based energy company. on the 14th floor and it will directly into my room. >> genon will receive a $32 escrow which was held in control.onmental city officials would like to use property for retail or commercial space. >> thank you. on to the presidential race, the are preparing for wednesday inebate denver. a new poll shows voters think t obama will win the upcoming debate and the election. tahman bradley reports that both trying to lower expectations. president obama and mitt romney during a four l showdown on wednesday at presidential debate in denver. s vegas at an la rally, president obama tried to manage expectations. >> i know folks in the media are will have theo zinger. governor romney is a good debater. >> president obama and mitt down fornkering e practice. latest polls show americans debate and the election are the presidents to .ose 63% of registered voters expect obama to win the election. that is his biggest lead so far comes to expectations. actual support among likely voters, the race is
an arrest made in a plot to blow to the federal reserve building in new york city. learn which maryland city and the suspect considered a as well. >> we will have some ribs. >> why would someone patent thousand dollars for this 20- year-old jug of barbecue sauce? we will break through the mystery. "good morning washington" at 5:00 a.m. starts right now. >> live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. >> it probably does not taste very good after all this time. it's thursday, october 18. >>i am steve chenevey. >> i am cynne simpson. we will get straight to meteorologist jacqui jeras. >> the forecast is not that great. it will get worse. let's show you the weather headlines. sunny skies to start, 5 degrees or so warmer than yesterday at this time. the clouds will increase this afternoon and thunderstorms will develop late. a few storms could be strong to severe late tonight. keep that in mind for planning purposes. 55 at reagan national, 52 at dulles, 43 in martinsburg, 52 in fredericksburg. our express forecast, 56 and 9:00 66 at noon, and a few thunderstorms developing by
quite well. this is 66 and glebe road.keep in mind, crystal city, there is a closure on glebe road due to a utility pole down. northbound lanes expected to reopen at noon today. southbound will reopen sometime before 6:00. it's between the joists street and south hay. back to you. >> thank you. -- joyce street and hay. >> the associated press reporting a couple minutes ago that an american gunman in a shooting in israel has been shot dead by authorities in israel. they are saying all this appears to stem from some sort of argument or dispute that this american was having with one of the employees of that hotel. the hotel is the leonardo club hotel on the red sea, a resort city in israel. we can show you a picture of what the area looks like. it's one of the hotels in that area. we are hearing this man is of jewish descent but an american citizen in his 20s. he was in israel on a program that brings american jewish children or an people to israel to live and work there for quite some time. it's reported that after he shot and killed one of the employees at the hotel, he barricaded himse
doing more per hour over the speed limit. drivers and some council members have complained the city was oo dependent on speed cameras. it is just 46 degrees outside. >> we are getting more and more that apple is about to ipad. a new [ harry umlaut ] that's one creamy muller. [ sally umlau] it's greek-style yogurt. this greek style yogurt has style. you can say that again. why thank you. this greek ststyle yogurt has style. okay. stop saying it now. you're sending me mixed messages. [ male announcer ] muller. the european for yummy. you're sending me mixed messages. been shopping so smart, cash back with your freedom card getting cash back on what? close shave and haircut fan for the ceiling. you're gonna cool off that hoooounddd! tonight you gotta get your cash back, on new slacks. use freedom on lunch with jack. everybody get! everybody get! get your cash back. chase freedom. >> we have a developing story overseas. >> good morning. through the associated press cleveland five people have been killed and at least 15 injured in three separate bombing just west of baghdad in iraq. at l
, but no major delays. looks good from dale city to 3, 95,the ramp to northbound is there.nt once you get past dale city, not bad, 15 minutes to the beltwa for 24 minutes from southbound on southbound from 695 to the capital beltway. at penn state, former assistant the ball coach jerry will be sentenced in a few hours. >> he is expected to speak at hearing along some of his victims. carter is in a satellite what sandusky is saying from behind bars. >> he has spent the past three months behind bars. he will find out today whether of his spend the rest life in prison. is expected to speak during hearing. we are hearing from him already bars.ehind jerry sandusky is headed back to outt this morning to find will spend thehe rest of his life behind bars. night before his sentencing, matt sandusky issued statement maintaining innocence. >> they can take away my life out as a monster, monster, but they away my heart. my heart i know i did not do alleged disgusting acts. >> he was convicted in june of counts of child sex abuse against 10 boys. he says he now regrets not his -- andstand in his attorney
this morning in baltimore. five people killed including four children. and children. baltimore city fire officials say it happened after 2:00 this morning. they got to go home and it was fully engulfed. one person tried to jump from the second-floor and there were taken to the hospital for treatment as well as a firefighter was inside fighting the blaze and fell through the second story into the basement of the moment. investigators are trying to figure out what exactly sparked this fire that killed five people early this morning. all of this is still under investigation. we are hoping to get new images and video as well as more reformation. as soon as we get that, we will share it with you. back to you. >> thank you. also, now that it is a must win games for the washington nationals, the cardinals back to the team into a corner after shutting about yesterday. >> it was not pretty. the nationals have to win today or their postseason run is over. brianne carter joins us with a look at what went wrong in games 3. >> this team was fired up, as were the fans yesterday. season baseball right
her after she got into a fight with his girlfriend. a new york city police officer accused of plotting to torture women has ties to our area. a warning, some of what you are about to hear is disturbing. prosecutors say new york city police officer gilberto valle plotted to kidnap, kill, cook, and eat 100 women. that includes one woman he met in maryland. he graduated from the university of maryland in 2006 after studying psychology and criminal-justice. the news was shocking to current maryland students. >> that's terrible. it's worse than anything i've ever seen on tv. >> he was suspended after his arrest and is being held without bail. they received a tip from his estranged wife. none of the women were actually harmed. 60 degrees on this friday morning. >> learning more about the suspected gunman it in a deadly shooting at a [ male announcer ] citibank's app for ipad makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank for ipad. easier banking. standard at citibank. [ male announcer ] jay likes it when
governor chris christie, however, the president city.ot visit new york mayor bloomberg is ok with that. blumberg said he spoke with the president and his team of staff tuesday and the city would but first thehem city officials have a lot of things to do. is blamed for 50 nearly 70the u.s. and more and caribbean. the storm left 8 million customers without power nationwide. working around the clock thery to restore power to customersousands of in the d.c. region. they are making progress. numbersok at the latest -- most of those outages are in anne arundel county. power outages could make the tricky forittle headed back to school this morning and people get to work. out another school closed, in howard bowman bridge. those at the top of the screen. brianne carter has more. morning. prince george's county schools announcement yesterday schools would be open but that the appeal -- but xl academy -- excel academy, the lights are willut we don't know if it reopen. is not beente updated. we called a 24-hour weather line. queen elementary school, we're not sure about that school either. we are
agency must anti-jihad ads. at least four metro stations throughout the city will carry these ads. hey call on metro riders to jihad. if you recall, last year during we had a similar situation when an atheist group their ads put upper against christmas. e latest ad comes after recent .urmoil in the middle east there was violence over april- israeli film. the american freedom defense initiative, which produces the ads says the group has every right to put up the ads, under amendment, so you will them sometime today. the presidential race, candidates use the road again today. bmi.y will be speaking at >> president obama has another round of fund-raisers in california. details.adley has >> and the stars came out to help president obama. bill clinton and katie perry celebrities on hand at a los angeles fund- , expecting to add $10 to the president's reelection campaign for the event. raisedma and democrats month.llion last t made a joke about debate.luster >> they perform flawlessly night after night. i cannot always say the same. [laughter] >> his rival is on the stump, drawing huge crowd
.c. starting on saturday, voters will be able to cast their at 8 early voting centers across the city. >> for your people injured when police say a stolen vehicle crashed into a tree in northwest d.c. it's not clear what led to the t crash on new jersey r street. theapon was recovered from car. hospital inaken to condition. treated for was minor cuts and bruises. additional victims taken to our university hospital. we don't know their conditions. continues inton led to a shooting in southeast d.c. police found a male victim on the third floor of an apartment on 27th street near texas ave. we don't know his condition. not release details on any suspects. >> a developing story. police investigating a mass thereng at a day spa near milwaukee. radcliffe haughton killed people and it's not clear if his wife was one of them. works there. found behind a door inside. >> the suspect is deceased. we believe it to be and a self- inflicted gunshot wound. >> he had slashed his wide tires before the shooting rampage. had been four-your restraining order. >> the prince george's county police departm
and east 95. apart throughout the day. , the city will get amount of clouds to start day, then sunshine. highs in the mid 70's today. we will talk more about sandy in a few minutes. traffic.to >> good morning. it is good for most of the in maryland. 95, b-w parkway, 50 through annapolis and bowie, nothing to tell you about. 270 is quiet out of germantown. down to the beltway. theleaving gaithersburg to beltway, looking good. one problem spot in virginia, a annandale.s crash in backlick road is closed south of the little river turnpike. it closed in each direction. accident investigation is under way. back to you. >> thank you. degrees. it's a preview of the this between theme it's a[ female announcer ] it's deliciously dark just before dawn. it's a rainy morning becoming a caramel drizzle. with fthgers gourmet selections, you can turn any day gourmet. new roasts, new flavors, and a new look. woman: oh! tully's. how do you always have my favorite coffee? well, inside the brewer, there's a giant staircase. and the room is filled with all these different kinds of coffee and even hot cocoa.
to reach a destination. >> moving something this size with a 78 foot wingspans through the city streets is maybe not rocket science, but not far from it. >> in south los angeles, crews cut down hundreds of trees and dozens of power lines were removed. major roads were closed and traffic diverted. authorities took extra precautions. the city also placed restrictions on where the public can watch endeavour, the streets are not wide enough for the shuttle and the crowd. some living along the route are annoyed >> . it's a good thing. i wish i could be there instead of being pushed away from it. >> i'm pretty sure it's going to be a pretty remarkable thing to see. and it's really going to motivate kids. >> once vital mission for a shuttle that traveled more than 100,000 miles in space. tahman bradley, abc news. >> it will been zigzagging all through los angeles, 12 miles through neighborhood streets. that's one of the reasons they told people they cannot be on the sidewalk, because of the wingspan. an amazing journey. >> hopefully no interruptions in the journey. 5:50. another price hike fro
. problems on 95 between stafford city.le in manassas, sudley road near manassas mall have been reopened. 270 past falls road, a quiet start. back to you. >> thank you. the criminal trial begins today two prince george's county officers for accused of beating an unarmed university of maryland student. the incident was caught on tape. john gonzalez is in the upper marlborough with what we can expect in court. >> in just a few hours those two george's county police trial inwill be on ofer marlborough, accused assaulting university of john mckennaent off campus. this was after videotape from a surface, showing the involving the officers in full riot gear and batons. the then-21 year-old was beaten after students stormed the victoryafter a school over duke basketball team 20. eight people were arrested that night, yet this young man's thatney has always argued was simply dancing t when officers against a wall. many of those charges, even the students,f were later dropped, including against mckenna. the police powers of the two officers were suspended. >> another big story, former army ranger conv
version of the dc flag emblazoned with flagmotto will have to fly over city hall in san louis for a day. if the cardinals take the series, you will see their flag flying above the wilson building for a day. complete coverage on the nats road to the world series here on abc 7. confined travel tips by going to our web site at wjla.com. >>n we should throw in a little ben's chili bowl. 5:05. the rest of the white house. president obama kitzhaber it from the campaign trail today. mitt romney reaching out -- president obama taking a break from the campaign trail today. mitt romney reaching out to voters in ohio. >> as the race winds down, the battle over swing states is heating up. >> we need you. we need you fired up and ready to go. >> a new cnn poll shows a tightening race in ohio with president barack obama leading mitt romneyters. guinea momentum, mitt romney is spending another day -- gaining momentum, mitt romney is spending another day in ohio. >> i have been watching some of president obama's rallies. they can 4 more years. i think the right chant ought to be 4 more weeks. >> big b
out here today. and just one train moving along, going into the city. in woodstock, virginia, this is receivedhotograph i from my wonderful facebook jan, of the beautiful .all colors gorgeous picture. let's talk temperatures. 61 at reagan national, 55 in manchester, 50 in frederick, 58 in hagerstown. in cumberland. fairly want for this time of year. we have a good amount of expected with an isolated sprinkle in the potomac highlands to start. around 80 degrees for the high temperature. off over theoling couple days. now let's look at the commute on thisee whitten wednesday morning. >> good morning. virginia, a little busy. prince william police are with lane closures of the prince william parkway. westbound parkway before avenue, heading towards manassas. there's a house fire in that area. we will keep an eye on that. looking at a video, we are looking at a slow ride on 953 incident with a and overturned tractor trailer from last night. getting byhoulder is 138, north of the centreport parkway. we are seeing delay starting to grow in that area. think about that. out of freder
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